Master Training on Documentation and Agenda Setting on Business and Human Rights
A Master training on Documentation and Agenda Setting on Business and human Rights was held on 11 to 15 December 2017 in Bhaktapur, Nepal. Representative of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Indigenous Journalists, Indigenous Peoples Human Rights Defenders (IPHRDs) who are working in the ground to defend Indigenous Rights and representatives of Indigenous Peoples Organizations were the training participants. A total of 14 members took part in the training.
The training has enhanced the knowledge of participants on the concept of business and human rights, research based documentation on the issues of business and human rights and journalistic writing.
The training has been conducted in joint collaboration with International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs (IWGIA), an independent organization working with collective rights of the world's indigenous peoples based in Copenhagen, Denmark, Lawyers' Association for Human Rights of Nepalese Indigenous Peoples (LAHURNIP) and Danwatch, a Danish media and research centre, specialized in investigative journalism on global issues. Emilie Ekeberg, an investigative journalist working with DanwatCh, facilitated the training.